Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (August 18, 2017) – Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit pays tribute to one of Mexico’s most traditional ancestral delights – cacao - with its first Chocolate Festival,September 11th - 14th. The “Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All Compare” resort invites guests to savor the exquisite aromas and flavors of the ‘food of the gods’ with a chocolate bar, tastings, interactive workshops, signature menus, spa treatments and more.
A highlight of the event is an exceptional spirited tasting with guest chocolatier José Ramón Castillo who will showcase his top chocolate desserts paired with the finest Mexican red and white wines, tequilas and mezcals. Chef Castillo is the founder of Que Bo! Chocolatería Mexicana Evolutiva and the AULA QUE BO! chocolate education center.